Catholic nuns target of violence in Haiti

Even before one of them put a shotgun to her throat screaming "Money, money!" Sister Marie de la Croix knew what the intruders wanted after being awakened by rocks raining down on the house next door.

The noise was soon followed by gunshots, and ...

Q&A: The debate over the religious freedom law

WASHINGTON -- Twenty states and the federal government have passed laws similar to the Religious Freedom Restoration Act, the Indiana measure that suddenly has roiled politics in the Hoosier State and beyond, and has become the latest front in the...